Archive for March, 2011

Orthodontic Consultation

Prestige Dental Care Topics Consultation Examination Other Investigation Diagnosis Treatment Other Options Warnings Financial Arrangements Consultation A consultation for braces by dentist/orthodontist is a necessary to determine the need for braces, to size the braces and decide on various other factors concerning the impending braces. The consultation will last about a half an hour and […]

Orthodontic Limitations & Potential Risks

Prestige Dental Care Topics Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment Nature & Purpose of Orthodontic Procedures Orthodontic Treatment Risks Possible Alternative Treatments As a rule, positive orthodontic results can be achieved by informed and cooperative patients. Thus the¬†following information is routinely supplied to all who consider orthodontic treatment. While recognizing the benefits of healthy teeth and a […]

Porcelain bridge

Porcelain Bridge Nowadays, more and more people want to replace their missing teeth with the material that is as near as possible to their natural teeth. Porcelain fused to metal bridge is one of the conventional choice. However, because of the presence of metal in this type of material, the bridge somehow look dull, opaque […]

Dental Bridge

Prestige Dental Care Topics Problems with missing teeth What is a dental bridge? Anatomy of a dental bridge Composition of a bridge Types of dental bridge How¬†bridge is fitted Cases done in our clinic Maintenance of dental bridge How Long do Bridges Last? Problems with missing teeth Most people want a gap in their mouth […]

Resin (Composite) Veneer

      Resin Veneers or better know as composite veneers are thin shells of tooth-colored, translucent filling, custom made to fit over teeth and improve their color, shape and overall appearance. Placement of composite veneers can dramatically improve your smile and appearance. Composite veneer technique Courtesy of Dr Markus Lenhard, Heidelberg, Germany *Video: "<em>an […]